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The Lifelong Learning General Assembly 2017

The Lifelong Learning General Assembly was held in Tallin on 2 June 2017. The Platform is growing very fast and its importance with it. However, a lot of work is ahead of us to save education & training from austerity measures undertaken at different levels in Europe. We have a big challenge ahead to make the Erasmus+ Programme even greater.
During the General Assembly, the future of the Platform was discussed and, with it, both the new structure of the Steering Committee […]


The Lifelong Learning Annual Conference 2017 “Education in a Digital World”

The Lifelong Learning Annual Conference was held on May 31 and June 1 in Tallinn, Estonia. The event focused on the innovations that the digital world has brought to education, and whether these are contributing (or not) to reducing inequalities all over Europe.
The Conference took at the crossroads between the Maltese and Estonian Presidencies of the Council of the EU. Because Malta’s main axis of reflection during its Presidency is Inclusive education and Estonia will focus on Digital Education, the LLLPlatform hopes […]


LLLP meets CULT chair: Widening access and more funding for Erasmus+

Belgium: Lifelong Learning Platform partners up with the Chair of the CULT committee in the European Parliament MEP Kammerevert for Erasmus+  
The Chair of CULT committee and the Lifelong Learning Platform confirmed their commitment to Erasmus+ widening access to all and more funding during their meeting on June 7.
The European Civil Society for Education with its over 40 member organisations representing the biggest beneficiairies of the Erasmus+ programme got together to discuss the current mid-term evaluation and its future. […]


MEPs stand for Fair Internships

134 MEP’s from all political groups have signed the Manifesto for #FairInternships. The initiative was proposed by the Youth Intergroup and letter was sent to President Tajani, asking him to take concrete steps to have the rules governing internships changed by the Bureau of the European Parliament. We want to thank them for their support in fighting unpaid and unfair internships in the European Parliament!
Please find hereafter:

The letter
The list of MEPs who signed
The manifesto for […]


Lifelong Learning Platform General Assembly 2017

The Lifelong Learning Platform is happy to announce that it will be holding its 2017 General Assembly on the 2nd of June. The G.A. will follow the annual conference and will take place in Tallinn University.
Members will gather to discuss the general direction of the LLLP, and will also proceed to the election of three new Steering Committee members, together with the welcoming of new members in the LLLP family. Would you like to become a member? Follow […]


LLLP Activity Report 2016 is out!

The Lifelong Learning Platform is happy to announce that our Activity Report for the year 2016 is finally out! 2016 has been an intense, challenging and yet joyful year. The LLLP is proud of its achievements, and here are some special highlights:

Capacity building and peer learning
Lifelong Learning Interest Group
Project Development Workshop 2016


…and much more!

Explore the report from the wizard below, or download the complete report in PDF here.


Lifelong Learning Platform – European Civil Society for Education is looking for a Policy & Advocacy Officer

The Lifelong Learning Platform (LLL-P) is an umbrella organisation that gathers 40 European organisations and networks active in the field of education, training and youth, based all over Europe and beyond. LLL-P aims to voice citizens’ concerns about lifelong learning. The Platform promotes a holistic vision of lifelong learning. If you are interested to embrace such an aim, you are welcome to express your interest in this new opening.
The Lifelong Learning Platform is looking for a highly motivated dynamic […]


Education and lifelong learning priority action for the European Pillar of Social Rights

The Lifelong Learning Platform welcomes the emphasis given to education and lifelong learning in the newly presented recommendation of the European Commission for a Pillar of Social Rights. After more than a year of negotiations, the Commission has put forward a set of applicable principles to scale up social inclusion and step up social progress.
The Lifelong Learning Platform and its members have participated extensively in the consultations with EC officials and have communicated the needs of NGOs in […]


Key Competences for Lifelong Learning

The Lifelong Learning Platform, together with the contributions of its members, has developed a reaction to the review process of the Key Competences Framework.
The paper is a reaction to the review process of the European Framework for Key Competences for Lifelong Learning. Ten years after the release of this framework, the European Commission launched the review process of the Framework, as part of the New Skills Agenda for Europe initiative. The Lifelong Learning Platform acknowledges the importance of the common […]